Research & Development Positions in Seoul

Posted By: KOREAPOLYSCHOOL <helena@koreapolyschool.com>

KOREAPOLYSCHOOL, Inc., was established in 1999 and has been expanding since. We currently have over 40 campuses nationwide, with the company headquarters located in Seoul. We are a highly selective English education institution that caters to students from kindergarten to junior high. We provide an elite North American education that meets the needs of our students.
We are seeking ambitious, open-minded, and qualified individuals to reach beyond their borders and experience something unique and rewarding.
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Positions: Research & Development Writers (3 positions), Editor (1 position)
Location: Seoul (near Olympic Park)
Salary: 2.7 ~ 3.0 million KRW - depending on experience & education
Schedule: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Monday-Friday (includes 1 hour lunch)
Writer Requirements:
- B.A. in English Literature, Linguistics, Creative Writing, or another related field preferred
- Teaching experience preferred
- Bilingual in English and Korean preferred
- Proficiency with various computer programs, such as Microsoft Office (esp. PowerPoint)
Duties:
- Writing - write various resources for teachers and students; write different forms of assessment; write vocab lists, reading passages, and quiz/test questions for kindergarten to middle school students
- Developing - participate in the development of teacher and student resources
- Content Review - check content for grade/level appropriateness and overall quality

Editor Requirements:
- B.A. in English Literature, Linguistics, Creative Writing, or another related field preferred
- Professional editing and writing experience required
- Teaching experience preferred
- Bilingual in English and Korean preferred
Duties:
- Editing - checking content for accuracy, grammar, syntax, spelling, stylistic issues and formatting, overall flow and organization, etc.
- Proofreading - catching any mistakes that may have been missed during the editing process or changes that were not applied correctly
- Writing - writing vocab lists, reading passages, or quiz/test questions for elementary to middle school students
- Developing - participating in the development of teacher resources, online content, or new books

Benefits:
We offer a great benefit package to all POLY employees, including the following:
- Opportunities for advancement within the school and/or headquarters
- Single, non-shared furnished housing
- Free prepaid airfare to and from Korea
- 15 days of paid vacation a year in addition to national holidays
- Severance bonus upon the completion of a 1-year contract.
- National Health Insurance (50%)
- Monthly contribution to the National Pension Fund
If you are a qualified and dedicated individual seeking a challenging but rewarding career in the English education field, please email the following documents to helena@koreapolyschool.com.
- Cover letter
- Resume
- Recent photo

Visit our website for more information about our programs, schools, students, and/or curriculum.
Contact: helena@koreapolyschool.com Website: http://www.koreapolyschool.com